Grantees Health + Housing

National Alliance of HUD Tenants

Boston, MA
2017, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
Founded in 1991, National Alliance of HUD Tenants (NAHT) is the first national membership organization of resident groups advocating for 2.1 million lower income families in privately-owned, HUD-assisted...

New Work Collective Detroit

Detroit, MI
2015
The New Work Collective of Detroit promotes a "New Economy", "New Work", and a "New Culture" of work as a constructive response to unemployment due to the de-industrialization...

Nobody Leaves Mid-Hudson

Poughkeepsie, NY
2016, 2015, 2014
Nobody Leaves Mid-Hudson helps homeowners fight foreclosures and evictions. Our goal is to educate, organize, and support homeowners and tenants to defend their right to remain in their...

Occupy Homes – Minnesota

Minneapolis, MN
2012, 2013, 2014
Occupy Homes MN is a member-led grassroots organization that identifies housing instability as a result of an economic system that privileges the greed of the richest 1 percent...

Occupy Our Homes-Atlanta

Atlanta, GA
2013, 2014
We are a grassroots organization that builds power in Atlanta neighborhoods highly impacted by the housing crisis by taking on the banks, fighting foreclosure and eviction, and fostering...

Olneyville Neighborhood Association

Providence, RI
2017, 2016, 2014, 2013, 2012
The Olneyville Neighborhood Association began informally in the 1990s in the basement of a local church, as a forum for neighbors in one of Rhode Island's most marginalized...

Operation Welcome Home

Madison, WI
2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
Operation Welcome Home is a community of homeless people and their allies in Madison organizing around the root causes of homelessness. We are fighting for affordable housing, jobs,...

Organize! Ohio

Cleveland, OH
2013
To advance and encourage community organizing as a strategy for progressive change in Ohio. Organize! Ohio strives to build a system of support for community organizing efforts across...

People's Durham

Durham, NC
2011
People’s Durham is an organization based in and committed to building the political power of the working class through mobilization, education, leadership development, alliance building, and creating our...

Persist Health Project

Brooklyn, NY
2014
Persist Health Project is a peer-led, community-based health organization based on Brooklyn, New York. We are by and for sex workers, trafficking survivors, and anyone who has traded...

Prison Birth Project

Northampton, MA
2015, 2014, 2013
When the gender-specific jail opened in Chicopee in 2008, co-founders Lisa Andrews and Marianne Bullock understood that incarcerated women are not offered the full spectrum of reproductive options,...

Public Health Organization

Chicago, IL
2014
The Public Health Organization (PHO), based in Chicago, Illinois, is a community/labor organization comprised of working class patients, current & retired nurses, nutritionist, clerical workers, physicians, therapists, healthcare...

Qilombo

Oakland, CA
2017, 2015
The project, which was initially called The Holdout, was started in 2011 by a group of mostly white anarchists as a social space, events space, bookstore and bike...

Queerocracy

Brooklyn, NY
2013, 2012
QUEEROCRACY is an activist organization cultivating the leadership of queer folks and people living with HIV/AIDS in NYC. Through direct action organizing, membership led advocacy campaigns, educational trainings...

Red Umbrella Project

New York, NY
2017
The Red Umbrella Project (RedUP) is a small peer-led organization based in Brooklyn, New York, which does community organizing and advocacy to make policy and systemic change to...

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